Red Faction is not a glorious revolution, yet neither is it a wafer-thin façade of the sandbox genre. Its foundation is strong, it's fun in a mindless way, and its design intrigued us, but ultimately it's not something that has been built to last.
+ Walkers are marvelous fun; destructive scenery is great-looking.
+ Plenty to do…
- …but not plenty to see.
? Why is the storyline is so deeply uninteresting?